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YAL Friendsgiving

Date: Saturday, November 23

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: 77 W. Huron St. (rooftop 25th floor) Chicago, IL 60654


We invite all young adults to join us for a potluck Friendsgiving meal. Join us as we give thanks for our many blessings and enjoy each others company. Please sign up here to bring a food item for our potluck dinner.

Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

Date: Tuesday, November 26

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Holy Trinity Lutheran Church - 2328 Central Rd, Glenview, IL 60025


There will be a money offertory taken, and it will be spit evenly between Wesley Child Care, Glenview Youth Services, and Character Counts in Glenview.

There will be a food offertory as well, and it will go to the Northfields Township Food Pantry.

Keynote Speaker:
The Rev. Chris Neptun,
Pastor, Trinity Lutheran

Black Friday Sack Lunch for the Needy

Date: Friday, November 29

Time: 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Location: Saints Peter and Paul


Let the gratitude of Thanksgiving inspire you to join the SSPP Philanthropy Ministry in providing a sack lunch for the needy in Evanston on Black Friday, Nov, 29th.

Meet at SSPP to prep sack lunches, before driving over to the Church House of the First Congregational Church in Evanston (1417 Hinman Ave. Evanston, IL 60201) to serve the meal.

Click here to sign up.

Contact Person: Mary Ann Langas,

St. Nicholas Gift Project

Date: Sunday, December 1

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church


Our Church School will be buying gifts for kids who would otherwise be without. We partner with Northwestern Settlement to donate these gifts and get them to our kids. We will have a presentation following church on Dec. 1st where our students will present the gifts before an icon of St. Nicholas to be blessed. After this, students will return to their classes for a shortened period.

Agape Movie Night

Date: Thursday, December 5

Time: 6:15 pm

Location: Saints Peter and Paul's Atrium


For the students and families of Agape Preschool/Kindergarten & SSPP Hope Group
Cost: $25 per family (pay by cash or check)

Food will be catered by Giordano’s. A portion of the proceeds will go to benefit Nayia Markos fight
her battle with Glioblastoma (a former Agape Preschool student).
Children should come dressed in pajamas and bring a blanket or sleeping bag “sleep under.”
RSVP to Angela Uvaldo at

Holiday Faire

Date: Saturday, December 7

Time: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm


Greek cuisines – dine in/ carry out
Homemade Greek pastries
Santa Claus
Raffle & Auction
Take photos in front of our fabulous tree

Community event – all are welcome!

Sr/Jr GOYA Gift Shopping

Date: Wednesday, December 11

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church (Youth Room & Target/Kohls)

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GOYA will be shopping for presents for kids who otherwise wouldn’t have them! We will eat pizza at 6:00 pm, go shopping for gifts for children in need, and then we will comeback and wrap them!

Please bring $25 so that we can buy the gifts!

SSPP Blood Drive

Date: Friday, December 13

Time: 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church Atrium


Participate in our Semi-annual Blood Drive to share of yourself for those in need of medical treatment. For more information, click here.

To schedule your appointment please contact Christy Gouletas at 847.989.3382 or at You can also sign up here.


Senior GOYA Lock-In

Start date: Saturday, December 14

End date: Sunday, December 15

Time: 5:00 pm - 12:00 pm

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church


Senior GOYA Lock-In is on December 14-15. It will start at 5:00 pm with vespers, then we will deliver the presents we have bought, have a gift swap ($10 limit), a lesson on Christmas, gingerbread house competition and more!

Please RSVP to Peter at so that we can make sure we have enough drivers.

Liturgy on The Streets – YAL and GOYAlumni

Date: Saturday, December 21

Time: 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Liturgy on the Streets

The YAL ministry and GOYAlumni ministry will meet at church and prepare meals for the homeless. After the meals are prepared, we will travel to downtown Chicago and pass out food down Michigan Ave. This event isn’t just about providing meals to the homeless, it also creates relationships with people.

RSVP to Maria Mantice at

OCC Trivia Night

Date: Saturday, January 11

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church


SSPP Orthodox Couples Club (OCC) and Ascension’s Marriage Ministry present Trivia Night at Saints Peter and Paul!

Test your knowledge and meet new friends at our first joint venture between parishes.

Click here for more info.

* Register by 12/15 for the early bird rate, $80 per couple (price is $90 after 12/15)
* This includes dinner, beer/wine, and a professionally hosted Trivia Game!
* Dinner at 6:00 pm, Trivia begins at 7:00 pm

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